- a seaport in S Burma at the mouth of the Salween River.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for moulmein
"It was not so with you in Moulmein," she said, her silvery voice lowered caressingly.The Yellow Claw
Kirke had hurried away from Moulmein as fast as he could walk.Ralph Denham's Adventures in Burma
Strictly in confidence I will tell you that Moulmein is not a city of this earth at all.
She laughed—even as did the Burmese girl in the old Pagoda at Moulmein.
Also a port of Burmah, 31 miles south of Moulmein, a health resort of Europeans.
- a port in S Myanmar, near the mouth of the Salween River: exports teak and rice. Pop: 390 000 (2005 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012